Bansal Ship Breakers
Located on the shores of Bhavnagar, Gujarat, India, the Bansal Group maintains 2 Plots for ship recycling and represents a very well established and diversified Yard Group that has been in the market since 1983.
In 2017 the Yard was awarded with Statements of Compliance for safe and environmentally sound ship recycling in line with the Hong Kong Convention by Class RINA and in 2018 by Class NK also. The Plots both comply with EU-SRR (although they are not on the EU List).
- 1983 – Gupta Steel established by Mr. Kapoor Bansal and Raj Bansal in Partnership with Shiyji Gupta
- 1993 – Bansal Gases established in order to assure uninterrupted oxygen supply to the Ship Recycling unit.
- 1996 – Bansal Ship Breakers Pvt. Ltd. started breaking activity for the yard’s first ship (7.564 mt/ldt) on Plot no. 25
- 2002 – Gupta Ship Breakers Shifted to Yard / Plot (current location) No 39, Ship Recycling Yard, Alang
With the vast experience of its staff and management team emanating from founding member and Chairman Mr. Kapoor, the Bansal Group has experienced solid growth and is a strong driving force for positive change towards a more sustainable industry. Today the family business is run by 32 year old CEO Mr. Rubal Bansal and maintains a rigorous Safety and Environment Protection Policy in order to enable safe and environmentally sound recycling processes.